Arizona Ministers Reviews

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204 Reviews for Arizona Ministers

Recommended by 100% of couples

5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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  • Makenna

    Makenna Szymkowski · Married on 03/11/2020

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    Best Part of Our Wedding!

    We came across Phil and Gwen because they were the preferred vendors through our wedding venue. They were absolutely amazing to work with. Gwen reached out to us to schedule a time to meet Phil so he could get to know us and what we wanted our ceremony to be all about. Once we met him we were over the moon with their services, there's definitely a reason they are Stone Bridge Manors preferred vendor. He took time to understand who our other vendors were and plan out our ceremony. He is very humorous and really fit the feeling we wanted of our ceremony perfectly. We have been to weddings in the past that were a little too religious for our liking and he made sure to walk us through our different options and readings. Easily our favorite part of our wedding!

    Sent on 02/16/2020
  • Alexis

    Alexis Paddock · Married on 02/15/2020

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    Amazing Officiant

    Phil did an amazing job as our minister at our wedding. He was very easy to work with!

    Sent on 02/24/2020
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    Vladimir Leon · Married on 12/10/2019

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    Nothing but helpful

    Arizona ministers have been super helpful and flexible as well as personable and professional. I've had a super time interacting with them!

    Sent on 12/05/2019
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    Amy Veals · Married on 11/17/2019

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    Absolutely Wonderful!

    Phil made our ceremony heartfelt and special.

    Sent on 12/04/2019
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    Alvaro Vargas · Married on 10/19/2019

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    The Perfect Wedding Minister/Officiant

    My wife and I were able to easily work with Gwen in tailoring our ceremony to the way we wanted. She provide essential insight and tips, based on her vast experience, to make our ceremony even more amazing! Several of our guest commented that our minister/officiant was amazing and that they loved our ceremony.

    Sent on 10/21/2019
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    Julia Blaine · Married on 10/18/2019

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    We are so grateful for Phil!!

    Phil was amazing. You can tell he is an expert in his field. The ceremony was so important to us and we wanted to make sure we found someone who paid attention to the little details, cared to ask how we envisioned our ceremony going and made us feel comfortable and Phil exceeded our expectations. He made our ceremony flow seamlessly and we couldn’t be more grateful. We are so happy we found Phil to officiant our special day. We can not recommend him more!!

    Sent on 10/24/2019
  • Kelsey

    Kelsey Barnicki · Married on 10/13/2019

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    Simply Wonderful

    While we were planning our destination wedding, we ran into great difficulty with finding the perfect officiant for our wedding day. After some searching, we came across Arizona Ministers and knew we needed to contact them. After a wonderful phone call, we knew immediately that we wanted to have Phil officiate our wedding. Our experience with both Phil and Gwen was professional, positive and seamless especially with planning everything from a far. Phil did an amazing job on our wedding day and had the perfect balance of combining our values with his words. Phil was personal, meaningful, natural and his overall disposition was beyond genuine. We even had guests come up to us thinking we had known Phil for years! There is nothing we would have changed with how our ceremony went and it was everything we hoped (and more!).

    Sent on 11/26/2019
  • Sarah

    Sarah Frew · Married on 09/28/2019

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    The Best of the Best

    We had the pleasure of being married by Gwen Waring. While we had not known Pastor Gwen well, we were very impressed with her services. We had our initial meeting with Pastor Gwen and she was so personable, we felt as though we had known her for ages. During the ceremony, she conveyed our message of love to our attendees in the most simplistic and caring manner. We had attendees approach us saying "they loved our minister...how long have we been going their church." When I shared that we had only recently met, they were surprised at our well she know US and made the message so personal. I'd highly recommend their services.

    Sent on 10/15/2019
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    amanda · Married on 05/03/2019

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    Phil was amazing and the wedding service was perfect!

    We were planning a wedding in Paradise Valley (and we lived in Kentucky.) Phil and Gwen were so easy to work with throughout the entire process. They communicated efficiently and clearly. Prior to our arrival, Phil and I had a conference call to get to know each other and so that I could share a bit about myself and my future husband. It was a great touch, and the wedding ended up being absolutely perfect. It literally was the most stress free and perfect day that we have ever had or possibly could have imagined for our wedding day. Phil's words were spot on during the wedding, and he was such a great sport during photos even though the early morning heat was already at 105 degrees. Highly recommend him and his company for any and all weddings.

    Sent on 07/19/2019
  • Trevor

    Trevor Smith · Married on 04/10/2019

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    Congenial, warmhearted, & professional. You're in good hands.

    Thank you so much for your incredible service in officiating our wedding, Gwen! You have been so warm and accommodating to our needs, and made us feel special! We are so happy to have found the perfect woman for the job! Wouldn't have been the same without you! (perfect!)
    Thank you again!
    Love, Hannah & Trevor

    Sent on 10/17/2019
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    Alex Shay · Married on 03/25/2019

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    Horseshoe Bend Wedding

    Phil was fantastic! My husband and I wanted a short and sweet ceremony for our destination wedding, and Phil gave us exactly what we were looking for! Phil had every ceremony detail well thought out and planned prior to our big day. This attention to detail made our wedding day even more special! Great communication, quick response, very professional, and extremely polite. Phil was there for us whenever we needed him - before and after the wedding. We highly recommend Arizona Ministers!

    Sent on 04/08/2019
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    Ron English · Married on 03/22/2019

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    Exceptional Officiant

    Gwen provided exceptional service and guidance for our wedding ceremony. She walked us through the ceremony steps multiple times beforehand. She fully respected our wishes for the type of ceremony we wanted. Even better, she provided helpful guidance for our vows and the types of readings to consider. Many of our guests complimented after the ceremony shared their compliments for how great Gwen was as our officiant.We would recommend her in every respect!

    Sent on 04/09/2019
  • Corey

    Corey White · Married on 03/19/2019

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    Amazing wedding at an amazing price

    Phil did a wonderful job officiating our wedding. He was friendly and personable and he respected our wishes for everything about the ceremony. He and Gwen guided us through the process, presenting options we would not otherwise have considered. We originally had planned to do an elopement at the Grand Canyon, but after discussion with Phil we ended up deciding to do it outdoors in Sedona with Cathedral Rock in the background, and we could not be happier with the decision. We had a brief, intimate ceremony in a truly beautiful place. Communication throughout was excellent. I literally do not have a single negative word to say about the services Phil and Gwen provided.

    Sent on 03/28/2019
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    David Turnbull · Married on 02/16/2019

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    Wonderful Officiant

    Phil delivered a wonderful speech while smoothly working through issues with audio equipment supplied by another vendor. He kept things light but touching, and we would recommend him to anyone who asked!

    Sent on 03/07/2019
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    Summer · Married on 12/28/2018

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    Beautiful Ceremony

    Phil performed the most beautiful ceremony for our wedding! He made the experience so personal and meaningful, unlike the standard monotone speech you expect to hear at weddings. Phil is very sweet and accommodating. He and his wife, Gwen, were excellent about keeping in contact during the planning process and ensuring everything was ready to go ahead of time. For a beautiful and memorable wedding ceremony, I highly recommend Arizona Ministers.

    Sent on 01/04/2019
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    Brittany Morris · Married on 12/17/2018

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    Greatest wedding experience

    Phil, was amazing and so plasant. He made us feel very comfortable the whole time and was very knowledgeable when I asked questions! Thank you so much Phil. You are an amazing person. Loved you and your wife

    Sent on 12/19/2018
  • Jessica

    Jessica Williams · Married on 12/14/2018

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    Very Attentive

    I found Gwen to be very accommodating, attentive, and easy to work with. I would definitely recommend them, as they took a lot of stress out of that part of the wedding.

    Sent on 12/18/2018
  • John

    John Hufford · Married on 12/08/2018

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    Phil was terrific

    Phil was great. We couldn't have been more happy with Phil as our minister. He said some words unique to us, and took time to speak with all in attendance.

    Sent on 12/27/2018
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    Jim E · Married on 11/16/2018

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    Phil Waring was wonderful!

    We are so happy we chose Arizona Ministers to officiate our wedding. Phil Waring was wonderful! Phil took time to get to know us and customize our ceremony based on our personal story of how we met and what brought us together. As we talked with Phil, I was amazed at how much Phil and I had in common and how well he understood me and my bride to be. I believe things happen for a reason and it was as if God placed Phil in our lives at that moment to make our wedding perfect! Phil is an experienced professional but he is also very warm and personable. I would highly recommend Phil Waring and Arizona Ministers to officiate your wedding ceremony.

    Sent on 11/25/2018
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    Ryan Seal · Married on 10/23/2018

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    Gwen was amazing!

    My wife and I had an intimate destination (we're from Canada) wedding ceremony at a private residence in Scottsdale, Arizona. The vision for our ceremony was 'romantic' and 'non-religious', and Gwen executed this beautifully. She provided us with some guidance on the words and readings to choose, and she also memorized and recited a quote/reading we provided her the day before our ceremony. Gwen's suggestions, planning, and impeccable attention to detail made us feel as relaxed as possible in the lead up to our ceremony. This was especially important to us as we planned our Scottsdale wedding from our home in Canada. It was a pleasure to meet her, and we're very appreciative for how she enriched our special and memorable day.

    Sent on 11/01/2018
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    Kristen Offenbaker · Married on 10/19/2018

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    Arizona Ministers

    Phil was professional, personal, and a pleasure to have perform our marriage ceremony. When we met with him for our initial session, his humor and light hearted nature made him a natural pick for us. He and Gwen thought out every detail and made sure that our day went as smooth as possible. They are definitely a blessing!

    Sent on 10/24/2018
  • Katie

    Katie · Married on 10/06/2018

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    Wonderful Experience

    Phil was one of the highlights of our wedding. He really got to know us during our counseling session and he made our ceremony so personal to our relationship. You can tell he truly loves what he does, and cares about each one of the couples he marries. The way he talks about Gwen also shows you how much value he puts in love and marriage. During the ceremony, he knows exactly where to add a touch of humor to lighten the mood. If we ever do a vow renewal, Phil will be who I call!

    Sent on 10/26/2018
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    Leah · Married on 10/03/2018

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    Recommend Gwen Waring

    We contracted Gwen Waring for our wedding and very happy we did! She was respectful, punctual and passionate on our day. She knows exactly what to do so you don't need to stress the ceremony. Highly recommend Gwen for being your ordained minister! Thank you Gwen :D

    Sent on 10/25/2018
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    Matthew · Married on 09/15/2018

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    Wedding Minister

    Gwen was wonderful! Her attention to detail, sense of humor, and years of experience are just a few of the reasons we chose Arizona Wedding Ministers. She was quick to respond to all my phone calls and emails, interacted with my family and wedding party seamlessly and in turn performed the most beautiful wedding ceremony for my husband and myself. We couldn't be happier!!

    Sent on 10/24/2018
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    Norman · Married on 09/09/2018

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    Phil Waring did an outstanding ceremony. He did not flub,flip or stutter. Every word was profound and full of emotion. We would recommend Arizona Ministers/Phil Waring.

    Sent on 09/13/2018